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Goodacre Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Goodacre in Devon. Possibly an Americanized form of German Gutacker, a topographic name for someone who owned or farmed a ‘good field’, or a habitational name from a place so named near Datteln.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Goddard, Goodbar, Longacre, Hardacre, Goodwine, Goodart, Goodson

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Goodacre Family Origin

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Goodacre Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Brick Mason

    7%
  • Cigar Packer

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goodacre family was Cigar Packer. The most common Goodacre occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Goodacre's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodacre.

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Goodacre Life Expectancy

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